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Home of the Week: 996 S. Butternut Circle in Frankfort
2:36 am CST February 6, 2020

Where: 996 S. Butternut Circle in Frankfort

Amenities: This wonderful four-bedroom, three-and-a-half bath Colonial is located on one of the very best lots in Butternut Creek Woods. Take the brick paver circular drive past mature trees to this picture-perfect home. The stunning, recently renovated kitchen features a wide plank hardwood floor, custom island, high-end stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, double-sided brick fireplace and a bumped-out eating area with oversized windows overlooking the amazing yard. The fantastic sunroom includes a hardwood floor, vaulted ceiling, skylights, double-sided fireplace and electronic blinds. The spacious family room comes with hardwood floors, a unique brick fireplace and oversized windows with built-in blinds. There is a perfect living room/library with built-in bookcases and a hardwood floor. Situated in between the family room and living room is a brand new custom wet bar with glass doors, granite counters and beverage center. There is also a formal dining room with a hardwood floor. The newly created main-level study comes with a hardwood floor, built-in desk and cabinets, a slider door to the outside porch and a staircase to the second level. There is a lovely main-level 3/4 bath with a custom vanity and a main-level laundry room with a laundry chute. There is a beautiful oak staircase leading to the second level. The wonderful master bedroom features a full wall closet and a shared master bath with a custom vanity, granite top, skylights and a heated towel rack. The additional spacious second-level bedroom comes with an attached newly renovated bath with a custom vanity, granite top and oversized shower. This home features two additional second-level bedrooms, and the enormous second-level bonus room includes skylights and a custom oval window. There is excellent use of space with a second-level loft featuring built-in seating/a storage area. The huge walk-up attic is all floored and paneled with an awesome walk-in cedar closet. The fabulous finished English basement includes a large rec area and wood burning stove, huge game area, powder room with custom sink and an enormous pantry with with built-in cabinets with room for multiple refrigerators, microwave and sink. The over-the-top custom bar features completely paneled walls and ceiling, a wine fridge track and lighting. There are convenient stairs from the basement to the garage. This incredible, nearly 3/4 acre lot is beautifully landscaped with a sprinkler system, towering trees, a winding stream, multi-tiered decks and paver patios, plus an incredible nightscape. There is also a three-plus car garage with an epoxy floor and service door to the yard, plus access to the basement.

Asking Price: $629,900

Listing Agent: James Murphy. For more information, call (815) 464-1110 email or visit

Listing Brokerage: Murphy Real Estate Group